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The City of Portland, Oregon

Community & Civic Life

Promote the common good

Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Disaster Preparedness

Emergency Plan Ideas for People with Disabilities

As a person with a disability it is important you take some time before a disaster to think through your personal plan. Here as some ideas to help.

Neighborhood Emergency Teams

If you are a person with a disability and would like to be trained and certified as a member of your Neighborhood Emergency Team contact the Bureau of Emergency Management.

Emergency Self-Preparedness for People with DisabilitiesTraining

This video training will help you create your own emergency preparedness plan by role playing emergency scenarios

Additional Needs Registry for People with Disabilities

This registry allows people who are disabled, frail or have health issues to register in advance with the city/county so that emergency workers may plan a better response to vulnerable residents in a recovery effort following a emergency.